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Thursday, 08 October 2015
Vasilis Koulolias, Director at eGovlab at Stockholm University, presents open innovation to the EU.

Vasilis Koulolias, Director at eGovlab at Stockholm University, presented how open innovation and co-creation in the public sector can generate jobs in Sweden, starting from the Stockholm region. The event was hosted by the EU Committee of the Regions in Brussels on October 1st, 2015.

Thursday, 08 October 2015
CIO:s from 25 nations gathered at the 49th ICA conference in Stockholm.

CIO’s from over 25 nations and organizations participated to the 49th ICA Conference (International Council for Information Technology in Government Administration – ICA) hosted by eGovlab at stockholm University’s Department of Computer and Systems Sciences and the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation. The conference took place between the 6th– 9th of September in Stockholm. The proceedings were opened by Mehmet Kaplan, the Swedish Minister of Housing and Urban Development.

Wednesday, 30 September 2015
eGovlabs Director Vasilis Koulolias at Digital Health Days in Stockholm.

In light of the Digital Health Days held in Stockholm on the 23rd-24th of September, eGovlab at Stockholm University brilliantly engaged with e-health industry experts through a hands-on workshop and presentation.

Friday, 02 October 2015
Somya Joshi, Department of Computer and Systems Sciences and eGovlab at Stockholm University.

Somya Joshi wins best paper presentation award at the international conferences ICT4S – ICT for Sustainability 2015. The paper: Fairness and Sustainability: Motivating Change in the Networked Society, is written by Somya Joshi and Tessy Cerratto Pargman at the Department of Computer and Systems Sciences (DSV) and eGovlab at Stockholm University.

Friday, 04 September 2015
ICA - “Unleashing mobile government – addressing societal challenge”

The world’s governmental information officers (CIOs) gather in Stockholm for the annual International Council for IT in Government Administration Conference (ICA). Stockholm University’s eGovlab and the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation host the conference themed “Unleashing mobile government – addressing societal challenge”. Mehmet Kaplan, the Swedish Minister of Housing and Urban Development, opens the conference proceedings on September 7th.